Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Brubaker Adaptation Is "Criminal"

According to reports, Ed Brubaker will adapt his Icon graphic novel series "Criminal" for the big screen.

The first feature will adapt the story "Coward", to be directed by David Slade ("The Twilight Saga: Eclipse"):

"...'Coward' is the story of 'Leo', a man who can plan and execute almost any heist, but only if he can be convinced the plan is safe enough.

"But sometimes the reward is worth the risk, and when a woman from Leo's past comes to him with a sure-fire score to nab a few million worth of diamonds from 'Police Evidence', all his rules and cautions go right out the window. But in the world Leo lives in, as he may soon learn, those rules may be the only thing keeping him alive..."

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